Document Type

Article

Publication Date

3-30-2011

Keywords

1 Timothy, 2 Timothy, Titus, Bible Commentary

Abstract

  1. Introduction to the Pastoral Epistles and Work
  2. 1 Timothy - Working for Order in God's Household
    • True belief leads to a sound organization (1 Timothy 1:1-11, 18-20; 3:14-16)
    • Prayer, peace and order are needed at work as in church (1 Timothy 2:1-15)
    • Integrity and relational ability are key leadership qualities (1 Timothy 3:1-13; Titus 1:5-9)
    • God's Creation is Good (1 Timothy 4:1-5)
    • Good relationships arise from genuine respect (1 Timothy 5:1-6:2; Titus 2:1-10)
    • Godliness with contentment is great gain (1 Timothy 6:3-10, 17-19)
  3. 2 Timothy - Encouragement for a Faithful Worker
  4. Titus - Working for Good Deeds
  5. Conclusions to the Pastoral Epistles and Work
  6. Key Verses and Themes in the Pastoral Epistles

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